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NCHS Board Passes Budget, Approves Field Trip Requests

NCHS Board Passes Budget, Approves Field Trip Requests By Alex Haglund Along with the personnel issues related to former NCHS Superintendent Ernie Fowler, the board of Nashville Community high School District 99 had a number of other important items on their agenda for their September meeting, held (in two parts) on Monday, September 25 and

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Homecoming Week At NCHS

Homecoming Week At NCHS This week is Homecoming Week for Nashville Community High School and all NCHS Alumni. The students have been celebrating by dressing up in unique ways this week. Monday was Career Day, Tuesday was Generation Day, Wednesday is Dress to Impress Day, Thursday is Color Day– The seniors wear black, juniors wear

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Dry September

Dry September The month of September was a dry one, with just a little over one inch (1.14 inches)of precipitation falling for the entire month. Most of that rain came down on September 5, when 0.90 inches fell, and a tenth of an inch fell on both Sept. 13 and 18. There was 0.04 inches

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Former Centralia Superintendent Thomas Hawkins Hired As NCHS Interim Superintendent

Former Centralia Superintendent Thomas Hawkins Hired As NCHS Interim Superintendent At special meeting of the Nashville Community High School board of education on Monday, October 2, Thomas Hawkins from Centralia was hired as the district’s Interim Superintendent. Hawkins served as Superintendent of the Centralia City Schools District #135 from 2002-2009. After retirement he worked for

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Okawville School Board Holds Budget Hearing And Regular Monthly Meeting

Okawville School Board Holds Budget Hearing And Regular Monthly Meeting By Alex Johannes The West Washington County District #10 Board of Education met on the evening of September 28, for their budget hearing and regular monthly meeting. Budget Hearing The Board of Education was presented with the budget plans for the 2017-2018 school year by

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Letter: Sheriff’s Calendar Proceeds To Go Towards New D.A.R.E. Program

Letter: Sheriff’s Calendar Proceeds To Go Towards New D.A.R.E. Program This week, beginning Tuesday October 3, Mike Edwards of National Law Enforcement Press will be in Washington County putting together the Washington County Sheriff’s Office calendar. He will be visiting businesses throughout the county for a few days. Last year was a success and I

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Fall Festival 2017 Photo Gallery

Fall Festival 2017 Photo Gallery Pictures from the 37th annual Nashville Fall Festival, held Friday, September 29, and Saturday, September 30, 2017. Do you have pictures you took that you’d like to see here? Send them to The Nashville News at news@nashnews.net

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BCMW Community Services Announces 2018 LIHEAP and PIPP Assistance Programs

BCMW will begin making appointments for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) on Monday, October 2, 2017. Only households with persons 60 or over or households with someone who is currently receiving disability are eligible to receive an appointment at this time. Starting on November 1, 2017, households who are currently disconnected or

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